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Cost of Living Comparison Between Norway and United States Reverse

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Consumer Prices in United States are 33.11% lower than in Norway
Consumer Prices Including Rent in United States are 30.71% lower than in Norway
Rent Prices in United States are 24.59% lower than in Norway
Restaurant Prices in United States are 49.91% lower than in Norway
Groceries Prices in United States are 21.33% lower than in Norway
Local Purchasing Power in United States is 29.27% higher than in Norway

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  Norway  United States      Difference
Restaurants [Edit] [Edit]
Meal, Inexpensive Restaurant 150.00 kr     77.75 kr      -48.17 %
Meal for 2, Mid-range Restaurant, Three-course 788.29 kr     349.86 kr      -55.62 %
McMeal at McDonalds (or Equivalent Combo Meal) 100.00 kr     50.54 kr      -49.46 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter draught) 74.00 kr     27.21 kr      -63.23 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 70.00 kr     38.87 kr      -44.47 %
Cappuccino (regular) 36.14 kr     28.68 kr      -20.63 %
Coke/Pepsi (0.33 liter bottle) 26.14 kr     12.64 kr      -51.65 %
Water (0.33 liter bottle) 22.93 kr     10.02 kr      -56.30 %
 
Markets [Edit] [Edit]
Milk (regular), (1 liter) 14.89 kr     7.87 kr      -47.14 %
Loaf of Fresh White Bread (500g) 24.04 kr     19.00 kr      -21.00 %
Rice (white), (1kg) 22.78 kr     23.97 kr      +5.24 %
Eggs (12) 31.68 kr     18.28 kr      -42.30 %
Local Cheese (1kg) 91.89 kr     74.73 kr      -18.67 %
Chicken Breasts (Boneless, Skinless), (1kg) 110.89 kr     62.42 kr      -43.71 %
Apples (1kg) 22.83 kr     29.86 kr      +30.75 %
Oranges (1kg) 22.17 kr     29.72 kr      +34.02 %
Tomato (1kg) 28.68 kr     30.27 kr      +5.56 %
Potato (1kg) 15.90 kr     19.09 kr      +20.05 %
Lettuce (1 head) 17.81 kr     12.39 kr      -30.43 %
Water (1.5 liter bottle) 20.89 kr     13.89 kr      -33.52 %
Bottle of Wine (Mid-Range) 125.00 kr     93.30 kr      -25.36 %
Domestic Beer (0.5 liter bottle) 28.74 kr     18.08 kr      -37.08 %
Imported Beer (0.33 liter bottle) 32.50 kr     26.02 kr      -19.93 %
Pack of Cigarettes (Marlboro) 95.00 kr     46.65 kr      -50.90 %
 
Transportation [Edit] [Edit]
One-way Ticket (Local Transport) 37.00 kr     15.55 kr      -57.97 %
Monthly Pass (Regular Price) 650.00 kr     497.58 kr      -23.45 %
Taxi Start (Normal Tariff) 70.00 kr     23.32 kr      -66.68 %
Taxi 1km (Normal Tariff) 15.00 kr     12.08 kr      -19.48 %
Taxi 1hour Waiting (Normal Tariff) 469.20 kr     233.24 kr      -50.29 %
Gasoline (1 liter) 14.99 kr     7.21 kr      -51.91 %
Volkswagen Golf 1.4 90 KW Trendline (Or Equivalent New Car) 260,200.00 kr     163,268.70 kr      -37.25 %
 
Utilities (Monthly) [Edit] [Edit]
Basic (Electricity, Heating, Water, Garbage) for 85m2 Apartment 1,783.89 kr     1,229.29 kr      -31.09 %
1 min. of Prepaid Mobile Tariff Local (No Discounts or Plans) 0.97 kr     1.18 kr      +21.51 %
Internet (6 Mbps, Unlimited Data, Cable/ADSL) 311.49 kr     365.11 kr      +17.22 %
 
Sports And Leisure [Edit] [Edit]
Fitness Club, Monthly Fee for 1 Adult 454.45 kr     299.98 kr      -33.99 %
Tennis Court Rent (1 Hour on Weekend) 224.16 kr     142.09 kr      -36.61 %
Cinema, International Release, 1 Seat 110.00 kr     77.75 kr      -29.32 %
 
Clothing And Shoes [Edit] [Edit]
1 Pair of Jeans (Levis 501 Or Similar) 864.14 kr     317.01 kr      -63.32 %
1 Summer Dress in a Chain Store (Zara, H&M, ...) 424.91 kr     277.05 kr      -34.80 %
1 Pair of Nike Shoes 956.15 kr     603.57 kr      -36.87 %
1 Pair of Men Leather Shoes 1,095.84 kr     659.28 kr      -39.84 %
 
Rent Per Month [Edit] [Edit]
Apartment (1 bedroom) in City Centre 9,777.99 kr     7,406.40 kr      -24.25 %
Apartment (1 bedroom) Outside of Centre 7,628.45 kr     5,828.65 kr      -23.59 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) in City Centre 17,074.03 kr     12,843.35 kr      -24.78 %
Apartment (3 bedrooms) Outside of Centre 13,028.57 kr     9,788.75 kr      -24.87 %
 
Buy Apartment Price [Edit] [Edit]
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment in City Centre 45,548.36 kr     14,951.13 kr      -67.18 %
Price per Square Meter to Buy Apartment Outside of Centre 33,968.13 kr     9,993.83 kr      -70.58 %
 
Salaries And Financing [Edit] [Edit]
Average Monthly Disposable Salary (After Tax) 25,969.70 kr     23,261.01 kr      -10.43 %
Mortgage Interest Rate in Percentages (%), Yearly 3.70     4.23      +14.25 %
 
Last updateJanuary, 2015January, 2015
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Currency: NOK